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Let’s Take a Look at the Marvel Legends Archangel Figure

Marvel Legends collectors have been spoiled this year. So many great, long-requested figures made, which have been easier to find than ever. Collectors really should not have a hard time finding what they are looking for as far as Legends go, as long as they are patient. I know, that is a lot to ask […]

Astonishing X-Men Annual #1 cover by Rod Reis

Astonishing X-Men Annual #1 Advance Review: Should the X-Men be Dark?

Jean Grey, Beast, Angel, and Iceman, the surviving members of the original X-Men, meet up for dinner to catch up. Their time is interrupted by the resurrected Professor Charles Xavier, back as “X” and inhabiting the body of Fantomex. He brings them to a new mansion he has outside the town of Lago. He claims […]

Archangel Goes Multiplayer with the Hellfire Expansion

As announced during the PC Gaming Show today, Archangel‘s multiplayer expansion Hellfire is now available in early access if you want to go break some mechs in VR. Hellfire is a multiplayer expansion for the game, and it is totally off-rails, as the fans asked four. It comes with 4 new maps, 6 new mechs, and is an […]

Astonishing X-Men #11 cover by Grag Land and Frank D'Armata

Astonishing X-Men #11 Review: The Team Comes Together, in Time for the End

X and Psylocke’s plan to bring down Proteus is sprung into action. The Astonishing X-Men ambush the being to stop his reality seeds around the world. Psylocke and X use their psychic abilities to stop the spread of the reality seeds. Betsy even begins to start trusting X, and the team seems to be coming […]

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Skydance Interactive Announces Archangel: Hellfire with New Trailer

Today, Skydance Interactive charged out of the game with a brand-new VR game debut with Archangel: Hellfire, which is currently set to be released on Steam’s Early Access for May 25th followed by a worldwide release on June 28th for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. The game is going to be free for players who already […]

Tencent Games’s Parent Company Invests in Skydance

Skydance Media, LLC, the media company best known for various film projects as well as the video game Archangel, announced this week that they have entered into a partnership with Tencent Holdings, the parent company of Arena of Valor developer Tencent Games. As part of that partnership, Tencent is now an investor in Skydance. The partnership […]

Astonishing X-Men #7 cover by Mike Deodato Jr. and Frank Martin

Astonishing X-Men #7 Review: Bloated, Overcomplicated Plot

Professor Charles Xavier has returned in the body of Fantomex. What this means for Fantomex is unclear, though Xavier claims that this was done with consent from the mercenary. Xavier also prefers being called ‘X’ now and is rapidly curing London of the psychic affliction brought about by the Shadow King. The rest of the […]

Astonishing X-Men #6 cover by Mike del Mundo

Astonishing X-Men #6 Review: An Ending That Arrived Too Late

The Shadow King’s infection continues to spread throughout London as the X-Men try their best to contain it. Professor Xavier’s Astral Plane battle with Farouk reaches its final stages, and the fate of the X-Men and possible everyone in the world hangs in the balance. All the while, the London Ministry of Defence prepares to […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: Which Games Should You Buy The Gamers In Your Life?

Since gamers are something like their own breed of human, we’ve got a list of all of the many games you can choose from to gift your gamers with. A lot of serious gamers will already have a number of the major titles already this year, so we’ve included some of our favorite lesser-known games […]

Astonishing X-Men #5 Review: The Astral Plane War Continues

Rogue, Fantomex, and Mystique have been stowed away in the Astral Plane by the ghost of Professor Xavier. Here, we figure out just how long he has been war with Farouk the Shadow King. He’s been at this since Cyclops killed him during Avengers vs. X-Men (which is probably, what, a year ago in continuity […]

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Brian Michael Bendis’s List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]

Astonishing X-Men #4 cover by Carlos Pacheco, Rafael Fonteriz, and Nolan Woodard

Astonishing X-Men #4 Review: Good, But Needs To Move On

Shadow King has taken over Logan and has unleashed him in the physical world. Archangel, Bishop, and Psylocke attempt to hold the former Wolverine off. On top of that, the Xavier from the Astral Plane has made contact with Psylocke and attempts to convince her that he is one her side. Back in the Astral […]

Astonishing X-Men #3 Review: Solid Read, Disappointing Art

Logan is hot on the trail of the Shadow King, and he’s resisting everything the psychic demon throws at him. He’s on his own, though, as the rest of his teammates are lost in the machinations of the Astral Plane. What happens when Logan finds his old friend Charles Xavier first, if it really is […]

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Astonishing X-Men #2 Review: Enter The Shadow King

Logan, Gambit, Fantomex, Beast, and Rogue have decided it’s as good as day as any to go out to a theater, where Multiple Man is putting on a play of the greatest dramas in the storied history of the X-Men! Nah, just kidding. They’re in the Astral Plane under the dominion of Farouk, the Shadow […]

Astonishing X-Men #1 Review: The X-Men Comic I’ve Been Waiting For

In Astonishing X-Men #1, there is something happening to the telepaths around the globe. They are seizing up, experiencing intense pain, and then dying. Eventually, this phenomenon reaches the X-Man, Psylocke, and, in her pain, she sends out a psychic signal to her former comrades. It’s received by Bishop, Logan, Rogue, Angel, Gambit (his is […]


X-Men: Blue #7 Review: Let’s Just Tear Up The X-Men

*Ties into the Secret Empire crossover With the mutants being relegated to the state of New Tian in the wake of the Hydra takeover, Jean Grey and her X-Men: Blue squad are fighting to free the mutant and human prisoners being forced there. The leaders of New Tian, Emma Frost, Xorn, and Sebastian Shaw, do […]

Mindless Speculation – Readjusting The Astonishing X-Men Villain Theory

A while back, when news broke about the new Astonishing X-Men series from Charles Soule and a rotating cavalcade of various artists, I posited a theory as to just who the big bad of the series would be. I had assumed Cassandra Nova, a character whose first major action against mutant-kind involved genocide of the […]

Just Who Is The Familiar Menace In Astonishing X-Men? #ResurrXion

So today we got the final revelation about that mystery X-Book, which it turned out that was not a new X-Force book like everyone assumed, but in fact Astonishing X-Men. So let’s engage in some fun speculation, eh, and in July we can all look back and see how right we may have been. Making […]